Born: 1896, Ipswich.

Died: 25th January 1944; age: 48; of Pulmonary Tuberculosis at 32, Christchurch Street, Ipswich. Mrs. Harriet Cribb was present at death.

Residence: 32, Christchurch Street, Ipswich.

Occupation: General Labourer.


Rank: Private; Service Number; D/20710.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 31st Battalion.


Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,





1901   Waterloo Street, Ipswich.


Charles was 4 years old and living with his parents & sisters.

George William Cribb, a Bricklayer’s Labourer, born France.

Rose Annie Cribb (nee Baker), 39, born Felstead, Essex.

Rose Elizabeth Cribb, 10, born Chelmsford, Essex.

Alice Beatrice Cribb, 7, born Chelmsford.


1911   43, Wykes Bishops Street, Ipswich.


Charles was 14 years old, a Labourer – Iron Works – Tyre Shop. He was living with his parents, sisters & brother-in-law.

George, 49, a Labourer – Iron Works – Timber Shop.

Rose, 50.

Rose Bushell, 20.

Samuel Bushell, 29, a Royal Marine, born Norwich, Norfolk.

Ada Emily Cribb, 9, born Ipswich.

Edith Eleanor Cribb, 5, born Ipswich.


Charles’s mother, Rose Annie Cribb, died 1937, Ipswich.


In 1915, Ipswich, Charles married Hannah Maud Bennett, born May 1895, Ipswich. They had 5 children.


Probate to Hannah Maud Cribb – widow.

31st Battalion was a second line battalions with no overseas duty during the war.


Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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